Grosses

'Lucy' Takes Wednesday with $3.74M; 'Hercules' Adds $2.6MJuly 31, 2014 07:40 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Universal reports that Lucy took in $3.74 million yesterday, off 31 percent from Tuesday. Its 6-day domestic total stands at $58.05 million, or 20.5 percent ahead of where 2010's Salt was at the same point.

Paramount's and MGM's Hercules grabbed $2.6 million on Wednesday for a 31 percent daily drop. The Dwayne Johnson-led pic has earned $39.5 million thus far, 4 percent behind the pace of Wrath of the Titans.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took third yesterday with $1.85 million, off 52.5 percent from the same day last week. Its domestic cume is now $179.0 million, 29 percent ahead of its predecessor through the same point in release.

Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $1.37 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent week-to-week drop. The animated sequel has earned $39.9 million in its first 13 days, or 20 percent less than its predecessor.

Rounding out the top five, The Purge: Anarchy grabbed $1.2 million yesterday as it slid 52 percent from last week. The thriller sequel has tallied $56.3 million so far, 2 ahead of the pace of its predecessor.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Mon, Mar. 9 2009

Wide (1000+)

#TitleMon, Mar. 9 2009LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Watchmen$3,885,305-68%3,611--$1,076$59,099,0621Warner Bros.
2Taken$525,663-68%3,016-73$174$118,452,1316Fox
3Slumdog Millionaire$507,208-70%2,890-53$176$125,833,74917Fox Searchlight
4Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail$491,536-75%2,15199$229$76,728,9763Lionsgate
5He's Just Not That Into You$328,751-64%2,445-413$134$84,975,3155Warner Bros. / New Line
6Paul Blart: Mall Cop$246,715-76%2,558-140$96$133,838,0568Sony / Columbia
7Confessions of a Shopaholic$222,312-69%2,290-244$97$38,559,3364Disney
8Coraline$220,088-77%1,959-133$112$65,844,7735Focus
9Gran Torino$161,928-67%1,520-230$107$141,781,5989Warner Bros.
10The Reader$151,087-70%1,175-28$129$30,005,35513The Weinstein Company